• The largest catalogue in Europe + 90.000 products on sale

  • More than 100.000 satisfied customers Buy easily and safely

  • Buy wine online is faster The wine and spirits shop with shipping from 48 hours

Red wine

View all products in Red wine »

Red wine is the most universal type of wine, the wine per excellence, the most consumed and probably the first wine produced in history. Red wine and red grapes are usually associated with: red wines take the color of the juice of the grape, as well as the skins with which are macerated for some time to acquire their properties: color, aroma, body and tannins.

To produce red wine, some of the most used grapes are Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Syrah, Grenache, Tempranillo, Malbec, Tannat and Carmenere.

Red wines can be bottled or processed after aging in stainless steel tanks or containers of wood, barrels and vats. The barrel is the most common aging method and those can be French oak, American and Russian.

Red wine is produced throughout the world, although the major producing areas are Bordeaux, Burgundy, Napa Valley, Tuscany, Rioja (Spain and Argentina), and Mendoza.

Some countries classify red wine according to the aging, and speak of young, crianza, reserve, large reserves, blends, Garrafeira ... as well as the year of production, the cuvée and vintage red wines.
Buy Red wine online.

See more

Uvinum recommends you

Red wine: Top Sales

Robert ParkerRobert Parker

Red Wine: Robert Parker score

Red Wine: Magnum

Red Wine: Decanter score

Jancis RobinsonJancis Robinson

Red Wine: Jancis Robinson score